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Starting your own business is tricky at the best of times, but when you’re the owner of a bubble tea shop on a space station - with a communist as your financial advisor and an alien as a head chef, not to mention the universe’s biggest ethically-questionable coffee-shop conglomerate has it in for you- it’s a real adventure.

Burs‪t‬ Marina McCready

    • Science Fiction
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Starting your own business is tricky at the best of times, but when you’re the owner of a bubble tea shop on a space station - with a communist as your financial advisor and an alien as a head chef, not to mention the universe’s biggest ethically-questionable coffee-shop conglomerate has it in for you- it’s a real adventure.

    2.6 Workers of the Galaxy, Unite!

    2.6 Workers of the Galaxy, Unite!

    Jia and the Gang land at Scarlet’s biggest Spacebucks factory. The Manager gives them a tour, but Leo offers them something a little more exciting…  

    This has been ‘Burst’, written and directed by Marina McCready. It was performed by Isaac Allen, Mojola Akinyemi, Marina McCready, William Reith, James Rodgers, Katrina Rose, and Thomas Rosenberg.  Music by Jess Hoskins. This episode was edited by Jasper Cresdee-Hyde. Want to think about wall to wall mirrors, each taken up with boxes upon boxes of beautiful data? Like our page on Facebook, or follow us on Instagram and Twitter for updates.  

    Follow our socials for café updates, recipies, takeovers and more!  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bubbleburst...​  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bubbleburstadc​  Twitter: https://twitter.com/burst_podcast

    • 12 min
    2.5 The Musical Episode

    2.5 The Musical Episode

    This has been ‘Burst’, written and directed by Marina McCready. It was performed by Mojola Akinyemi, Marina McCready, James Rodgers, Katrina Rose, and Thomas Rosenberg. Music by Jess Hoskins, Luke Martin, Oscar Simm, Marina McCready. This episode was edited by George Jones. 

    Want to sing in a musical, lay some bars, ballad like Mariah, burst into operatic song or squawk out violin sounds? Like our page on Facebook, or follow us on Instagram and Twitter for updates.

    • 7 min
    2.4 Babysitting

    2.4 Babysitting

    The antics at the hospital continue: little Zizi is discovered by the Zixian guard and Adria and Jia try to find clues in Doctor Radell’s office, while Beth does a little smooth-talking.

    CW: References to classism

    Written and directed by Marina McCready. Performed by Hugo Aaronson, Mojola Akinyemi, Katy Lawrence, Marina McCready, James Rodgers, Theo Rooney, Katrina Rose and Thomas Rosenberg. Music by Jess Hoskins. This episode was edited by Louise Dai.



    This episode uses these sounds from freesound:

    “helicopterPassage_28sec.wav” by lorenzosu, “05948 baby sneezing.wav” by Robinhood76, “Baby Noises2 (3 month old)” by mushroomjesus and “Zip Stereo_01.wav” by RynoStols, licensed under CCBYNC 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/).“helicopter fx2.wav” by visions68, licensed under CCBY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).“Run on dart.aif” by nextmaking, licensed under Sampling+ 1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/sampling+/1.0/).

    • 13 min
    2.3 Zix O'Clock

    2.3 Zix O'Clock

    Jia and the gang make it to Zix in one piece, though with Beth’s driving it was a little touch and go at times. They meet Agatha, Zimri’s old nurse, who is willing to help them with their mission - yet she has a favour to ask in return...

    CW: sudden loud noises, references to discrimination.

    Burst is a comedy podcast written and directed by Marina McCready. It was performed by Hugo Aaronson,  Mojola Akinyemi, Katy Lawrence, Marina McCready, James Rodgers, Katrina Rose, Thomas Rosenberg and Ollie Taylor. Music by Jess Hoskins. This episode was edited by George Jones.



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    • 15 min
    2.2 The Holiday

    2.2 The Holiday

    Ben starts back at work, but the gang worry about the whereabouts of the elusive Scarlet. Maybe a little holiday to Zix is in order?  

    Burst is a comedy podcast written and directed by Marina McCready. Episode 2 was performed by Mojola Akinyemi, Louise Dai, Thomas Rosenberg, Marina McCready, James Rodgers, Katrina Rose and Mo Weckbecker. Music by Jess Hoskins. This episode was edited by Kit Treadwell.  

    Follow us on our socials for café updates, recipes, cast takeovers and more!  https://www.facebook.com/bubbleburstadc​   https://www.instagram.com/bubbleburstcafe https://twitter.com/burst_podcast

    • 13 min
    2.1 Back to Work

    2.1 Back to Work

    It's the very first episode of the second season: Scarlet stands trial, Adria starts work while Ben fights to come back to it.  CONTENT WARNINGS: References to violence and trauma  

    Burst is a comedy podcast written and directed by Marina McCready. Episode 1 was performed by Mojola Akinyemi, Thomas Rosenberg, Marina McCready, James Rodgers, Katrina Rose. Music by Jess Hoskins. This episode was edited by George Jones.  Follow us on our socials for café updates, recipes, cast takeovers and more!  https://www.facebook.com/bubbleburstadc https://www.instagram.com/bubbleburstcafe/ https://twitter.com/burst_podcast



    Transcript: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kiUaKpETvZfmV3P_103hIZOVggxll-YO4s_AkfSYJ3s/edit?usp=sharing

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Storyfabric ,

So cute!

This show is a lot of fun! I love the setting and characters so much!

KatnissLover#1! ,

Such a Fun Listen

Light hearted with an interesting plot. I love all the characters and the dialogue and the banter. Soo fun to listen to, definitely had me giggling. Great messages against capitalism and about life in space and in the future! Also love the perfect lesbian (Beth!!) and all of her potential lovers <3 she’s my fav

sunishka_ ,

Friendship!

I love the characters, I wanna give them all big hugs! This was a great listen after some very heavy media and I am excited to see more from the creators! One of the loveliest things I have listened to.

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